New Living Translation
But they didn't understand any of this. The significance of his words was hidden from them, and they failed to grasp what he was talking about.
King James Bible
And they understood none of these things: and this saying was hid from them, neither knew they the things which were spoken.
Darby Bible Translation
And they understood nothing of these things. And this word was hidden from them, and they did not know what was said.
World English Bible
They understood none of these things. This saying was hidden from them, and they didn't understand the things that were said.
Young's Literal Translation
And they none of these things understood, and this saying was hid from them, and they were not knowing the things said.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
18:34 They understood none of these things - The literal meaning they could not but understand. But as they could not reconcile this to their preconceived opinion of the Messiah, they were utterly at a loss in what parabolical or figurative sense to take what he said concerning his sufferings; having their thoughts still taken up with the temporal kingdom.
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'And Jesus stood, and commanded him to be brought unto Him: and when he was come near, He asked him, 41. Saying, What wilt thou that I shall do unto thee?'--LUKE xviii. 40-41. This story of the man that stopped Christ is told by the three 'Synoptic' Evangelists, and it derives a special value from having occurred within a week of the Crucifixion. You remember how graphically Mark tells how the blind man hears who is passing and immediately begins to cry with a loud voice to Christ to have mercy upon …
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They didn't understand what he was saying, however, and they were afraid to ask him what he meant.
But they didn't understand what he meant.
But they didn't know what he meant. Its significance was hidden from them, so they couldn't understand it, and they were afraid to ask him about it.
They will flog him with a whip and kill him, but on the third day he will rise again."
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